Originally Posted by CadaveR (Ivo)
I knew it! ;-)
What amazes me the most is to find how impressive was Buddy at mixing his incredible, out-of-this-world techniques with such sheer creativity... the aplication he gave to those techniques in those (his) classic solos is absolutely amazing. Everytime I show some of my mini collection of Buddy's solos to my friends, they always stay with their mouths WIDE opened... it's just amazing. Every (single) time.
I've definitely NEVER seen ANYBODY who could amaze me more than Buddy (so easily) could.
Try watching Thomas Lang. Dont get me wrong I started the Buddy Rich Thread.... I love BR but... damn Thomas Lang is a bad mofo